Ranking  6197   91
Country Colombia
City Bogota
Bachelor (foreigners)5,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)5,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)USD/year.
Master (citizens)USD/year.
Cost of living $378-666 USD/Month.
Acceptance Rate 70%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Established 1983
Abbreviation UDCA
Teachers 299
Students 5,999
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Suburban
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
La Universidad Ambiental
Accreditation
• Ministerio de Educación Nacional - Consejo Nacional de Educación Superior, Colombia
Affiliations
• Asociacion Colombiana de Universidades (ASCUN)
• Asociacion de Universidades de América Latina y el Caribe para la Integracion (AUALCPI)
• Union de Universidades de America Latina (UDUAL)
• Asociacion Universitaria Iberoamericana de Postgrado (AUIP)
• International Association of University Presidents (IAUP)
• Organizacion Universitaria Interamericana (OUI)
• Red de Universidades Regionales Latinoamericanas (Red UREL)
• Asociacion ORION
• Red Colombiana para la Internacionalizacion de la Educacion Superior (RCI)
• Towards Unity for Health (TUFH Network)
• Alianza Iberoamericana de Redes de Universidades por la Sustentabilidad y el Ambiente (ARIUSA)
• UNIVERSIA
• Red Colombiana de Formación Ambiental (RFCA)
• Red Latinoamericana de Formación Ambiental
• Asociación Latinoamericana de Escuelas y Facultades de Enfermería (ALADEFE)
Rankings
World ranking6197
Country ranking91
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking6197
Cost of living in Bogota
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 152 182
Food 111 187
Transportation 22 91
Communications and utilities 52 60
Clothing 21 79
Sports and leisure 21 67
Total378666
Accommodation in Bogota USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre153
Shared room in city centre184
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre253
1 bedroom apartment in city centre324
Alternative title
Spanish Universidad de Ciencias Aplicadas y Ambientales
old Universidad de Ciencias Aplicadas y Ambientales
University of Applied and Environmental Sciences (UDCA) - private nonprofit higher education institution in Colombia. UDCA was officially founded in 1983. Bogota became the home of University of Applied and Environmental Sciences. University of Applied and Environmental Sciences earned its place in the top 90 universities of Colombia.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The admission board requires applicant’s academic performance certificate and examination results. More than a half (70%) of the applicants manage to secure their spot at UDCA, however, the percentage may change depending on the faculty and the popularity of the course. Academic year of the university consists of two semesters. A year of bachelor studies will cost you around 5,000 USD. Doing your master’s studies at UDCA is not cheap - a year of studies will cost you 5,000 USD. Even though the tuition fees are not that high, the students still can apply for scholarship. The university offers online degree programs. This format proved to be quite popular among the students. Before starting to plan your education at UDCA read more information on the official website http://www.udca.edu.co.

The composition of the university. University of Applied and Environmental Sciences is medium in scale, teaching no more than 6 thousand students at a time. The university accepts applications from foreign students. The teaching staff is 299 specialists. The university participates in a variety of international exchange programs between students and academic staff. More information regarding the life of the university can be found on its social media pages:Twitter, Youtube, Facebook.

Infrastructure of UDCA. The university has a dedicated library. University of Applied and Environmental Sciences is a part of a few associations like - Asociacion Colombiana de Universidades (ASCUN), Asociacion de Universidades de América Latina y el Caribe para la Integracion (AUALCPI), Union de Universidades de America Latina (UDUAL), Asociacion Universitaria Iberoamericana de Postgrado (AUIP), International Association of University Presidents (IAUP), Organizacion Universitaria Interamericana (OUI), Red de Universidades Regionales Latinoamericanas (Red UREL), Asociacion ORION, Red Colombiana para la Internacionalizacion de la Educacion Superior (RCI), Towards Unity for Health (TUFH Network), Alianza Iberoamericana de Redes de Universidades por la Sustentabilidad y el Ambiente (ARIUSA), UNIVERSIA, Red Colombiana de Formación Ambiental (RFCA), Red Latinoamericana de Formación Ambiental, Asociación Latinoamericana de Escuelas y Facultades de Enfermería (ALADEFE).
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TitleBachelorMaster
3861University of Los Andes13,000 USD9,000 USD
3922National University of Colombia1,000 USD3,000 USD
4753Pontifical Xavierian University7,000 USD9,000 USD
5144Externado University of Colombia
8387Rosary University7,000 USD5,000 USD
Universities in this country
Information is exploratory. For accurate information, refer to the official website of the school.
TitleCityBachelorMaster
3861University of Los AndesBogotá13,000 USD9,000 USD
3922National University of ColombiaBogotá1,000 USD3,000 USD
4753Pontifical Xavierian UniversityBogotá7,000 USD9,000 USD
5144Externado University of ColombiaBogotá
6615University of AntioquíaMedellín1,000 USD3,000 USD